Experiencing Interruptions?


Entirely filmed in super 8mm, Craneoplastia is about Juan, an enforcer who works for an organization he does not have much information about. Together with his partner Bianfa, they are in charge of collecting debts or sending messages.

An unexpected event leads him to meet a strange character that will make him question his existence and the environment that surrounds him.

Completamente filmado en Super 8mm, Craneoplastia trata sobre Juan, un cobrador para una organización de la cual no tiene mucha información. Junto con su compañero Bianfa, se encargan de cobrar deudas o de enviar mensajes.

Un suceso inesperado lo lleva a conocer a un extraño personaje que le hará a plantearse distintas dudas acerca de su existencia y del entorno que lo rodea.

  • Diego Mellogno
  • Diego Mellogno
  • V.A.F.C.
  • Juan Carlos Ramíl
    Key Cast
  • Pablo Van Der Nayar
    Key Cast
  • Sara Visac
    Key Cast
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    mafia, experimental, methaphisic, existencial, violence, Jorge Luis Borges
  • Runtime:
    10 minutes 55 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 15, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    900 USD
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  • Shooting Format:
    super 8mm (ektachrome 100d)
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Director Biography - Diego Mellogno

(Montevideo - Uruguay 1974 ), I've done several independent works such as videoclips and short films; some of them in Uruguay and some others in Spain, where I've been living for the last 12 years.

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Director Statement

I like to use the format as a main tool to develop the story and help to create the specific atmosphere. This short film was shot entirely using expired Super 8mm, (Ektachrome 100d - 7285).